Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Field Engineer
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 129 150
Rank change year-on-year +19 +21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.37% 0.052% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.056% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 2
Essex median annual salary £24,500 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.91% -12.70% +29.90%
10th Percentile £18,500 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £25,750 £28,750 £34,750
East of England median annual salary £24,500 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -7.55% -15.87% +23.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1,318 1,791 2,477
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 93.72% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,139 1,320 1,845
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £23,504 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,085 £65,391
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.23% +1.12% +4.71%

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings that featured Field Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Essex

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field Engineer in Essex.

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Essex

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 2 £24,500 - 1
Harlow - 2 £24,500 -
Basildon - 1 £19,000 -
Epping - 1 £19,000 -
Grays - 1 £22,500 -
Field Engineer
East of England

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Field Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) EPoS
2 2 (40.00%) NCR
2 2 (40.00%) ATM
2 2 (40.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Retail

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) NCR
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware